Service Project Next Saturday

Next Saturday from 10a – 2p (or until we finish) along side Vietnam Veterans of America chapter #32 will be repainting a seriously damaged American Flag on the Ridgewood/Glendale Border.

The location is Cypress Hills Street, between Otto Rd & Shaler Ave, Under the train overpass.

Please come in work clothes as we will be painting.

Any questions direct to Mike

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Committee Meeting Friday, September 23, 2016

We are having a Committee Meeting on Friday, September 23.  Please be there at 7:00 PM.  The meeting will start on time.  We have alot to cover.  All parents, adult leaders and committee members are welcome and encouraged to attend.

If you are currently a chairperson but are unable to attend, please reach out to our Chairman, Pat at pat5208@optonline.net or Dawn at dawnbdesign@gmail.com before Friday.

Please return your completed medical forms and permission slips.  Minutes from the last Committee Meeting are as follows:

May 2016 Minutes

In attendance: Pat S, Mike S, Miriam C, Anthony Z, Maureen S, Ira N, Gerri M, Carole F, James B, Inna, P, Lillian S, Nicole V, John O, Dawn B, Mark D

Scoutmaster report

  • Troop 106’s Cris Eagle 38th Eagle Scout
  • Annual Dinner-type Fundraiser proposed to offset cost of 4 anticpated Eagles per year for the next few years
  • Florida Sea Base payment schedule is now on website
  • Camp deposits for early bird pricing due ⅝
  • DC trip : 10youth, 10 adults, 3 siblings
  • NYLT: 2 – 3 scouts expected to complete training this summer
  • Cris Stewart to become Jr. asst scoutmaster and assist with training
  • End of year BBQ will be potluck
  • Floyd Bennett Field Camping trip  will be June 4-6 and $15 pp
  • Troop debit card – Mike wants, tables until treasurer is present
  • Gas fees for DC absorbed by extra monies collected

Votes

  • Passed Eagle Dinners – For the next two eagle court of honors: Troop pays for scout youth and scoutmasters only. Parents pay for all registered committee members, politicians, invited guests.

Vote tally – Scouts only: Pat S, Mike S, Miriam C, Anthony Z, Maureen S, Ira N, Gerri M, Scouts + SM + 6 ASM: Carole F, James B, Inna, P, Lillian S, Nicole V, John O, Dawn B, Mark D

The agenda is as follows:

  • Recap Summer Camp
  • Troop Debit Card (Old Business)
  • First Annual Troop Dinner and Fundraiser
  • Review National Youth Protection Policy
  • Troop Committee Challenge Training
  • 2017 Pathfinder District Merit Badge Directory

Important Documents & Tonight Update

Here are some important forms (also in the forms section of the website) that we need filled out for EVERY scout:

Permission Slip 16′-17′

Medical

If we received a medical for summer camp, we still need another one, We DO NOT keep the ones from Summer camp.

Additionally tonights parents meeting is hoping to start at 7p, so please be on time. And tonights uniform is Class B.

Any questions direct to Mike

VERY Important Meeting for ALL Parents

Next Friday (Sep 16) we have a very important Parents meeting where we will discuss changes for the upcoming year. Meeting is at 7P, PLEASE be on time.

It is imperative that ALL parents are there, as there is a lot of information to disseminate.

One major change which we will talk about is our indoor program will now go from September – June (it won’t end in May).

Please make sure you are there. Any questions direct to Mike

Eagle Court of Honor

All current scout youth are invited to an Eagle Court of Honor at Trinity

for Ryan Heenan and Phillip Schlesinger on Saturday, September 17 at 6 pm

If you would like to attend, you MUST RSVP by this Friday, 9/9

  • Call 917-575-3537
  • Email dawnbdesign@gmail.com
  • Tell Eric or Dawn in person at this Friday’s meeting

Scouts planning on attending should be in CLASS A uniform

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